16 Episodes 2017 - 2017
This reality television series from the Oprah Winfrey Network follows Iyanla Vanzant, a life coach and relationship expert, as she helps various guest stars cope with various personal struggles. The seventh season finds Iyanla offering counsel, support, and encouragement to former reality stars, members of an estranged family, and survivors of the shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando. Each episode features interviews offering additional insight into the situation, as well as an update on the aftermath of Iyanla's intervention in the subject's lives.
Broken Reality: Neffe & Soullow Part 1
Sat, Apr 15, 2017 60 mins
Part 1 of 2. In the Season 7 premiere, former reality stars Neffe and Soullow seek help to save their marriage. Iyanla gives the reality stars a reality check by forcing them to identify the baggage they've been carrying throughout their lives.
Broken Reality: Neffe & Soullow Part 2
Sat, Apr 22, 2017 60 mins
Conclusion. Iyanla delves deeper into the baggage of former reality stars Neffe and Soullow as they try to save their marriage. But when Iyanla questions Neffe's motivation for being there, Neffe storms off.
Growing Up Jackson
Sat, Apr 29, 2017 60 mins
Taryll Jackson and his girlfriend of 10 years are counseled. The couple cites the death of his uncle, Michael Jackson, as a major issue, but Iyanla tries to find out what's really behind their strife.
Family of Lies, Part 1
Sat, May 6, 2017 60 mins
Part 1 of 3. Six sisters try to save their broken family after 19 years of disconnection caused by their mother's pattern of lies.
Family of Lies: Part 2
Sat, May 13, 2017 60 mins
Part 2 of 3. Iyanla continues her work with a family who has been estranged for 19 years. Alicia reveals her history of sexual abuse and addiction. Iyanla pushes her to "share her story as a woman" with her daughters, but this mother has had enough.
Family of Lies: Part 3
Sat, May 20, 2017 60 mins
Conclusion. Alicia threatens to abandon the healing process like she has abandoned her six daughters time and time again. When Shay reveals yet another deep secret about her mother's sexuality, Iyanla worries that this family is beyond repair.
Broken Reality: Laura Govan
Sat, May 27, 2017 60 mins
Former "Basketball Wives" star Laura Govan wants to break free from the volatile persona she created on TV. Iyanla uncovers a pattern of "fighting back" that has been passed down to Laura from her father. It's a pattern which has kept her in a losing legal battle with the famous father of her children.
Surviving the Pulse Massacre
Sat, Jun 3, 2017 60 mins
In the season finale, Iyanla works with six survivors of the mass shooting at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Fla., who have each found themselves lost in the grieving process.
Sat, Sep 30, 2017 60 mins
Turk, of Hot Boys fame, and his wife Erica are struggling to save their marriage from Turk's deep-seeded paranoia. Iyanla uncovers the layers of trauma in both of their lives that have prevented them from moving past Turk's shootout with police.
Childhood Rape: Male Survivors, Part 1
Sat, Oct 7, 2017 60 mins
Part 1 of 2. Iyanla works with five men who were victims of childhood sexual abuse.
Childhood Rape: Male Survivors, Part 2
Sat, Oct 14, 2017 60 mins
Conclusion. Iyanla works with five men who were victims of childhood sexual abuse.
Beyond Repair: Marriage in Crisis, Part 1
Sat, Oct 21, 2017 60 mins
Part 1 of 3. Iyanla works with three couples whose marriages are on the brink of collapse. She dives head first into their infidelities, baggage and breakdowns in order to find a fix for each of the couples—even if that means ending in divorce.
Beyond Repair: Marriage in Crisis Part 2
Sat, Oct 28, 2017 60 mins
Part 2 of 3. Iyanla works with three couples whose marriages are on the brink of collapse.
Beyond Repair: Marriage in Crisis Part 3
Sat, Nov 4, 2017 60 mins
Conclusion. Iyanla works with three couples whose marriages are on the brink of collapse.
Of Murderers and Men: Part 1
Sat, Nov 11, 2017 60 mins
Years after their release, four convicted murderers are still unable to find solace outside of prison. Iyanla breaks each of these men down to their foundations to find the root cause of their crimes, the unhealed wounds that stop them from living.
Of Murderers and Men: Part 2
Sat, Nov 18, 2017 60 mins
Iyanla continues to work with four ex-cons who are having trouble facing the realities of life after prison, especially Willie who insists a DNA test will prove that he is not the father of his son, Donterio, who waited 21 years for his father's release.